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What are the advantages of the retail inventory method compared to the gross profit method?

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Indicate the advantages of the retail inventory method compared to gross profit method.

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Retail inventory method: This method is like a gross profit method. It is depends on the relationship between cost and selling price of the product , for the purpose of estimate the value of ending inventory and cost of goods sold.

In simple, retail inventory method is used to estimate the amount of ending inventory by subtracting sales from the goods available for sale. It is liable to provide more accurate estimates compared to the gross profit method...

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